Self-Healing, Corrosion-Protective Coating

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N68335-12-C-0264
Agency Tracking Number: N121-018-0784
Amount: $80,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 2012
Solicitation Year: 2012
Solicitation Topic Code: N121-018
Solicitation Number: 2012.1
Small Business Information
OH, Dayton, OH, 45440-3638
DUNS: 130020209
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Richard Hreha
 Team Leader, Exploratory
 (937) 320-1877
 hrehard@crgrp.com
Business Contact
 Stephen Vining
Title: Sr. Research Engineer, VP
Phone: (937) 320-1877
Email: viningsd@crgrp.net
Research Institution
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Abstract
Cornerstone Research Group Inc. (CRG) proposes to develop and characterize self-healing, corrosion-protective polymer coatings. CRG's demonstrated expertise in the proposed technology areas presents the Navy with the opportunity to obtain a self-healing coating resulting in enhanced reliability, reduced down time, and reduced maintenance and repair costs. The proposing team's track record of innovation of new materials positions CRG for successful implementation of non-catalytic, self healing coatings meeting Navy operational needs. CRG will mature and combine established chemistry based on low temperature 4+2 pericyclic reaction mechanisms. When incorporated into a self healing motif, this chemistry will lead to the autonomous recovery of anticorrosion properties in the damaged polymer coating without the application of heat or the use of catalysts.

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